In spite of his fight against cancer, Frank Zappa had a busy 50th year – he finished a new classical piece, put out two live albums and an eight-CD box set of "factory reprocessed" bootlegs, and still found time for political commentary as well.
"Let's say you found a turd. If you took the turd and buffed it, you'd still have a turd. And that's what you have with these releases – a digital replication of a buffed turd." (read more)